Kim Forrest

Kim Forrest

Kim Forrest has been writing about weddings for over a decade, specializing in etiquette and planning advice. She has previously written for, Brides Local Magazines, and Washingtonian Bride & Groom, and has been quoted as a wedding expert in The Washington Post, The New York Times, Huffington Post, Refinery29, and more.

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Bridal & Wedding Showers These 21 Bridal Shower Songs Are Perfect for a Chill Event

These bridal shower songs are festive, romantic, and relaxed all at once. Be sure to put them on your playlist for the ultimate party before the party!

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties These 31 Bachelorette Party Songs Will Get the Party Started

We've put together a list of bachelorette party songs that make the perfect soundtrack to the ultimate girl's night out.

Places to Celebrate 10 Picture-Perfect Wedding Venues in the Quad Cities

Planning a wedding in Bettendorf, Davenport, Moline, East Moline, or Rock Island? These are the wedding venues in the Quad Cities that you need to know about.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties This is the Average Cost of a Bachelorette Party in 2019

The average cost of a bachelorette party may give you sticker shock. Here, we'll go through the factors that make all the difference in how much a bachelorette bash costs—and how you can save.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties Here's Why Men Spend More on Bachelor Parties Than Women Do on Bachelorettes

This data might surprise you, but it's true! Bachelor parties cost more per person than bachelorette parties—and we're here to tell you why!

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties When Should Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties Happen? Here’s the Answer.

Break out those calendar invites! Here's the inside scoop on when bachelor and bachelorette parties usually happen.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties Bachelor vs. Bachelorette Parties: What’s the Difference?

While bachelor and bachelorette parties tend to be pretty similar, there are some striking differences—from the guest list to the budget, location, and more!

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties How to Plan a Bachelorette Party on a Budget

If you're looking for bachelorette party ideas on a budget, we're here to help you plan the ultimate bash without breaking the bank.

Wedding Decor WeddingWire Shop Has It All: Décor, Favors, Gifts and More

The newest place to buy all of your Instagram-worthy wedding and pre-wedding needs, WeddingWire Shop is convenient, affordable, and makes shopping for your wedding fun!

Places to Celebrate 9 Wedding Venues in Iowa for Every Style

Looking for a wedding venue in Iowa? Find the right space for your style, from rustic to formal, and everything in between.

Places to Celebrate 22 Amazing Museum Wedding Venues for Every Style

Whether you love art, science, or history, there's definitely a museum wedding venue to suit your interest. Check out some of our favorites!

Places to Celebrate The 20 Best Foodie Wedding Venues for an Absolutely Delicious Event

We’ve searched the nation for some venues that are known for delicious cuisine, so enjoy and bon appetit!

Places to Celebrate 21 Music-Themed and Theater Wedding Venues for the Couple Who Loves Drama

From small movie theaters to huge concert halls, there are a variety of theater wedding venues for arts-loving couples to choose from!

Places to Celebrate 22 Nature Wedding Venues for Couples Who Love the Great Outdoors

If you're looking for stunning scenery to serve as your big day's backdrop, check out these truly spectacular nature wedding venues from around the country.

Places to Celebrate 21 Boat Wedding Venues for the Ultimate Nautical Event

A nautical-inspired wedding on a boat provides guests with a unique experience—and the opportunity to view beautiful scenery from the deck.

Places to Celebrate 21 Castle Wedding Venues for the Ultimate Fairytale Wedding

For your own version of a royal (or Game of Thrones-inspired) wedding, check out these amazing venues.

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